Hootsuite, one of the most popular media dashboards out there released its version 5 today. Termed as Hootsuite5, the new version gets a complete makeover with a brand new user interface (UI), and several new features using the new HTML 5 standards.
The highlights of the new version include language localization, improvements to Facebook media publishing, and multiple design themes. Also included are geo-located searches, native Twitter ReTweets, and integrated Google Analytics.
Here we discuss some of the new features brought to the web by Hootsuite5:
Hootsuite5 incorporates the HTML 5 standards in its new version, which is now backed by Google and Apple as well. With the use of HTML 5 technology standard, HootSuite5 has unique features like drag & drop, and better performance with tabs and streams. With the new geo-search option, users can search for tweets by the location information sent by those who’re tweeting. Using this new and innovative way to search, users can read updated tweets from their locations even if they’re on the move. How awesome is that? The possibilities of use of geo-search are endless as users can find information about the locality from the locals!
User Interface (UI)
Hootsuite5 supports a completely new look UI, with adequate space for almost everything. The new UI looks brilliant and crisp, with Hootsuite5’s many features neatly arranged. Users can choose from three design themes (Classic, Blue Steel, or Magnum) available to comfort their own needs and taste.
HootSuite5 improves on many of the existing Facebook features it provides and adds some new ones as well. Users can now insert a photo to the link which they’re uploading and can add titles and descriptions as well to the link information. Some great keyboard shortcuts have also been added for the ease of usage for users.